Cardboard is a generic term for heavy paper-based products. The construction can range from a thick paper known as paperboard to corrugated fiberboard which is made of multiple plies of material. Natural cardboards can range from grey to light brown in color, depending of the specific product; dyes, pigments, printing, and coatings are available.
For added decoration, you can paint the cardboard to make it more fun! Paint cardboard boxes or line with fabric to make nice storage containers. Cut out small circles and paint them to make coasters. Cut into small pieces and use as furniture sliders to protect your floors.
The raw material of paper and cardboard is cellulose that is a very precious material. Cellulose is procured from specially grown plants and trees. The main reasons of preferring paper and cardboard for manufacturing are easy process, affordable carriage advantages and resistance.